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Amazon and Apple Discussing Possible Saudi Arabia Operation

The alleged arrests were said to have been directed by Abdullah after his intelligence services notified him of communications between his two brothers, as well as a cousin, with officials in Saudi Arabia and the UAE, the al-Sura regional site said.



Washington responds after Jerusalem vote, cuts budget to UN

The U.S. Mission to the United Nations said on Sunday that the U.N.'s 2018-2019 budget would be slashed by over $285 million. "We will remember it when, once again, we are called up to make the world's largest contribution to the United Nations, and we will remember it when many countries come calling on us to pay even more and to use our influence for their benefit".


Indian troops killed, 3 injured in Pulwama attack

Indian troops killed, 3 injured in Pulwama attack

They first hurled grenades and then opened fire to enter the centre, news agency ANI reported. "The heavily armed militants probably part of Fidayeen squad of Jaish-e-Muhammad outfit sneaked into the camp and are resorting to heavy firing", said the official.


Egypt attack: Gunman targets Coptic Christians in church and shop

Egypt attack: Gunman targets Coptic Christians in church and shop

At least 10 people, including one gunman, were shot dead Friday morning outside a Coptic church in south Cairo, according to Egyptian health minister spokesman. United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned the attack that took place earlier Friday outside Mar Mina church in the Helwan district, south of Cairo, Egypt.



George Weah declared victor of Liberia vote

In a speech to his supporters, the Unity Party candidate said he had spoken to Weah on the phone and offered him "a hand of goodwill, friendship and gratitude" as he accepted the provisional election results. Weah responded by thanking Sall for "his support and advice". Sirleaf, Africa's first elected female president, will end her second six-year term in January.


Pence neighbors in Aspen hang 'Make America Gay Again' banner

Pence neighbors in Aspen hang 'Make America Gay Again' banner

The publication reported that the banner was put up by the daughters of the couple staying in the home neighboring Pence's vacation retreat and their girlfriends. Over the years, he has actively supported legislation against marriage equality , has said being gay is a choice, has voted against discrimination protections for LGBTQ people, has supported conversion therapy , and said that gay couples and marriage equality signals "societal collapse".